Photo Credit: Daily Post In the last few years, the cry of marginalisation by the South East has been very loud. The region has lamented that it gets the least in everything, including federal allocations, the number of local governments and even federal projects and appointments.
Alhaji Tanko Yakasai, OFR, was Born on the 5th December 1925.He is a politician, human right activist and also a former liason officer to President Sheu Shagari.He is also one of the founding member of Arewa Consultative forum.
In a report from Sahara Reporters, Nigerians in the North under the auspices of Arewa Consultative Forum have come out to speak on why North does not want Nigeria to break up.According to the group, they made it clear that agitation for secession would only worsen the problems the country is already facing and could even lead to another civil war.
It was reported on Friday that the Arewa Consultative forum has assured the Igbos who are residing in the Northern part of the country, of 100 perfect maximum security. Many Nigerians have reacted to this statement by the Area consultative forum including the likes of Joe Igbokwe, the special aide to governor Sanwo Olu of Lagos State on drainage and water resources.
Human Rights activist and social media Influencer, Aisha Yesufu has berated the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) over the insecurity in the Northern region of Nigeria. The outspoken and revered Human Rights Activist was reacting to the news of bandits invading Kaduna barracks and stealing cow owned by Army Officers.
Northern leader under the aegis of the Arewa Consultative Forum have shared their reactions to the trending issue of the arrest and repatriation of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) back to Nigeria after collaborative efforts between Nigerian authorities and the International Criminal Police (Interpol).
The PanNorthern social and political organization Arewa Consultative Forum opposes the reintegration of confessed Boko Haram rebels. Audu Ogbeh, the national chairman of the Northern Agency, stated that Boko Haram members who repent are no different from Ibojos or ESN members and should therefore be prosecuted for crimes committed against fellow Nigerians.